Accomplishing a Log Record. Upon completion of the first technical/ rigger-type inspection, the
individual performing the inspection will initially prepare a log record for an individual parachute, or
applicable type parachute harness, and accomplish subsequent record entries using the following
Log record book entries will be made with a suitable type blue or black marking device
that cannot be erased (no felt tip markers).
1. Inside Front Cover. Using the information provided on the parachute canopy data block, make the
following entries on the inside front cover of the log record. Entries may be continued on the inside of
the back cover, if necessary.
DATE OF MFG. (Month & Year)
CANOPY CONTRACT NO.
MO/YR CANOPY PLACED IN SERVICE
STATION & UNIT
(Continued on inside back cover)
Figure 14. Inside Front Cover.
A parachute canopy serial number is recorded in a log record as a method of establishing
control for maintenance, Equipment Improvement Report (EIR) and Product Quality
Deficiency Report (PQDR) documentation, and to ensure the correct original record is
reattached should the record become detached. A canopy serial number will not be used
for property accountability, except in test projects or other special instances.
a. Serial Number. Enter the parachute canopy assembly serial number.
b. Type. Enter the parachute type.
Part number. Enter the part number of the parachute canopy.
d. Date of Manufacture. Enter the month and year the parachute canopy was manufactured.
e. Manufacturer. Enter the name of the parachute canopy manufacturer.
Canopy Contract Number. Enter the entire contract number specified for the parachute canopy.
g. Station and Unit. Enter the name of the station and unit to which the parachute canopy is
currently assigned. When a parachute is transferred permanently to another station, and/ or unit,
the original entry will be lined out and the name of the receiving station, and/ or unit, will be